BEIJING READY TO FUND PROGRAM TO ESTABLISH SCHOOL FOR IN-DEPTH CHINESE LEARNING IN ARMENIA

Friday 4 July 2014 10:49

Ambassador of China to Armenia Tian Changchun

Yerevan /Mediamax/. China is ready to fund the program aimed at the
establishment of a school specialized in in-depth learning of Chinese
in Armenia.

Ambassador of China to Armenia Tian Changchun stated it at the meeting
with the Armenian Minister of Education Armen Ashotyan.

According to the press service of the Education Ministry, Armen
Ashotyan noted that the school for in-depth Chinese learning will
operate under the responsibility of the Ministry of Education where
students will study Chinese as well as culture and history.

Touching upon the management of the school, the Minister presented the
management system of Armenian schools noting that the Chinese party
can also get involved in the school management process by assigning
its own representatives in the school's management board.

The Armenian party expects Chinese specialists to support with regard
to educational programs and teaching methods.

"Everybody around the world speaks with admiration about the Chinese
miracle. Owing to our joint efforts I hope to create a small Chinese
miracle in Armenia represented by this school", said Armen Ashotyan.

The parties highlighted that the program of establishing a Chinese
school will be exceptional in its format and content in the region and
former USSR area and might spark interest outside of Armenia as well.

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